Sanford Rose Associates And The Devine Group Form Strategic Alliance

Atlanta, Georgia – August 25, 2011- SRA International, Inc., the franchisor of the global Sanford Rose Associates® network of executive search offices, announced that it has entered into a new strategic relationship with The Devine Group, an innovative provider of human resources consulting services. Through this strategic partnership Sanford Rose Associates® offices will be able to utilize, and offer their clients, the human resources tools of The Devine Group which cover the full spectrum of the employment life cycle – including assessments for hiring, onboarding, professional development, career advancement, and exit interviews. Similarly, clients of The Devine Group now have access to the executive search and recruiting services provided by the 60+ Sanford Rose Associates® offices worldwide.

Rich Carter, the President and CEO of SRA International, Inc. said, “We are excited to be joining forces with The Devine Group. This relationship benefits Sanford Rose Associates® offices by giving them more tools to evaluate and assess potential candidates in order to fulfill our mission of ‘finding people who make a difference®’ for their clients and also allows them to offer those clients the additional HR assessments, tools, and other services offered by The Devine Group. In addition, we believe that the clients of The Devine Group will be impressed by the professionalism, industry-knowledge, and high level of service delivered by Sanford Rose Associates® offices in filling their critical openings.”

David Devine, CEO of The Devine Group, hailed the new alliance with SRA International, “The Devine Group is delighted to have opportunity to bring the global Sanford Rose Associates® network more than four decades of experience in creating industry leading assessment tools and consulting services to assist clients in making superior hiring decisions and identifying exceptional talent ‘who make a difference’ within their organizations.”

The Devine Group serves over 4,000 clients worldwide through direct relationships and select strategic business partnerships. “The Devine Group is fortunate to have the opportunity to work with an industry leader such as Sanford Rose Associates® to maximize opportunities in the demanding market of executive search and human capital development,” Mr. Devine stated in his closing comments.

Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, The Devine Group has been a leader in assessments for over 40 years. Since 1970, The Devine Group has helped thousands of clients strengthen


their organizations through innovative talent management tools. For more information on The Devine Group and its products and services, visit

Sanford Rose Associates® was founded in 1959 by Sanford M. Rose. Today it is a full service executive search firm with a network of over 60 offices in North America, Europe, and Asia and access to 130 offices in over 40 countries worldwide through its affiliation with the International Executive Search Federation (IESF). For more information on the Sanford Rose Associates® executive search network, visit